ISSUE NO. 81 | May 21, 2019
Ribbon Cuttings
April 2019
Congratulations to our member companies who celebrated their grand openings, relocations or expansions with a Chamber Ribbon Cutting!
Class of 2020 Leadership Sarasota County Applications
Don't Miss this Exclusive Opportunity!
Applications for the Leadership Sarasota County Adult and Youth Class of 2020 are available! Applications are due Friday, May 31st, and scholarships are available for both programs.

Over the course of these programs, participants will engage in leadership development workshops and meet the leaders of key points of influence in Sarasota.

Rising high school juniors are invited to apply for the Youth Leadership Class of 2020. The Adult Leadership Class of 2020 is open to all adults.
Friday, June 14 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Hyatt Regency Sarasota
1000 Blvd. of the Arts | Sarasota, FL 34236
Register now to join us as we honor the finalists and recognize the winners of the 2019 Frank G. Berlin, Sr. Small Business Awards on Friday, June 14th!

Join us at the Awards Luncheon to find out the Small Business of the Year, which will be chosen from the five category winners. Click here to view the Small Business Awards Finalists.
Chamber Members - $55
Non-Members - $75
Gold Table (Full Table of 10) - $775
Silver Table (Half Table of 5) - $525
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For more information or questions, please contact Tim Thomas, Events Coordinator.
Thursday, June 20
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
The Circus Arts Conservatory
2075 Bahia Vista Street
Sarasota, FL 34239

Rise and shine!  Meet us at our Good Morning, Sarasota breakfast event at The Circus Arts Conservatory to jump-start your morning with Chamber business professionals.

We welcome you to enjoy a light breakfast, coffee/juice, and door prizes in a laid-back atmosphere perfect for meeting your next customer or client. Held bi-monthly at various locations throughout Greater Sarasota.

Chamber Members - Complimentary
Non-Members - $20
This is an event that you don't want to miss!
Hosted by:
Wednesday, June 26
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
GROVE Restaurant Patio Ballroom
10670 Boardwalk Loop
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

Join us for the Sarasota Summer Showcase!
Whether you choose to exhibit or attend, you can expect to start your summer with over 200+ new business contacts and enjoy music, food, and drinks. 

Members and non-members are invited to attend this FREE start of the summer hoorah to get the season started off right! 

Please visit our website for information on exhibiting a booth. **Please Note: Limited number of booth opportunities remain**
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Upcoming Events

Thursday, June 6 | 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, June 12 | 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Friday, June 14 | 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Thursday, June 20 | 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Upcoming Ribbon Cuttings
To book your ribbon cutting, please fill out the Ribbon Cutting Form . For more information or questions, please contact Tim Thomas at
(941) 556-4031.
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